GRPD: Shots fired on US-131 S-curve

Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A shooting incident happened on US-131 at the S-curve in Grand Rapids Tuesday afternoon.

Grand Rapids police say about eight shots were fired from a car’s window at another car around 2:45 p.m.

Around 3:25 p.m., police say a 24-year-old man showed up to the hospital with a gunshot wound in the thigh.

Initially police said the victim who showed up at the hospital was shot during the incident. They later said the victim gave them conflicting statements and that the person may have been shot in that incident.

The victim’s injuries are believed to be non-life-threatening, police say.

It’s unknown what led up to the shooting or if investigators have any suspect information.

Within the past two weeks, police have been investigating two similar incidents where shots were fired on US-131. At this time, police say they have not linked the three incidents together.

Anyone with information can contact GRPD at 616.456.3400 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.

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